Learn more about the kinesiology profession
Kinesiologists are health professionals who have specialized knowledge in human movement. They help people find ways to improve their ability to move, such as reducing chronic pain, providing exercise therapy or overcoming old injuries. They also work with people to enhance performance in activities such as health and fitness programs and sports.
Individuals must complete a bachelor’s degree program.
For B.C. program information, visit:
- Camosun College
- Douglas College
- Simon Fraser University
- University of British Columbia
- Kelowna campus (UBC-Okanagan): Bachelor of Human Kinetics - Concentration in Clinical Exercise Physiology
- Vancouver campus: Bachelor of Kinesiology - Health Science Stream (KINH)
- University of the Fraser Valley
- University of Victoria
Above are approved university and college programs through the B.C. Association of Kinesiologists.
Programs with transfer credits (potential to be applied to a bachelor’s degree program – please check with local advisors)